Radical M carbon gimbal

Hi,

I would like to announce my newest project which was made during last few months.

Weight for 2 axis 520g

Weight for 3 axis 620g

Alex or other controller

All wires and pcb inside the frame

Camera size - Sony Nex or similar

Project sketch:

The drawings I've made in Rhinoceros; very simple and useful tool. After watching few tutorials I was able to draw this project.

Prototype, the surface not finished yet.

Controller is located inside Roll frame on the middle.
And first production 2 and 3 axis.

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Comment by Jesus A on April 20, 2015 at 12:23pm

Hi 

It really looks amazing. Very sporty look.

I am curious about how you balance it from one camera to another. One of the main things a gimbal needs to work well is a good weight balance.

Cheers

Comment by jacekheli on April 20, 2015 at 12:48pm

Jesus, true it was my concern how to deal with nice view and practical usage. In the cf structure after deep analysis of COG Ive designed some "stadion" holes for adjustment and it is enough for common size of cameras.

Comment by John Dennings on April 20, 2015 at 10:39pm

Slick, to say the least!

Tested on Sony rx100, which seems on some of your pictures? Do you plan to commercialize it?

Comment by jacekheli on April 20, 2015 at 10:56pm

John, at the moment 10 pcs during tests fly then serial production will be run. 

Comment by Jethro Hazelhurst on April 21, 2015 at 12:15am

That is a truly beautiful design... will it take a Black Magic Micro Cinema cam?

Comment by neolu on April 21, 2015 at 3:40am

Nice 

Comment by José on April 21, 2015 at 4:36am

No room for cable release with Olympus, no COG adjstment?... anyway beautiful :)

Comment by jacekheli on April 21, 2015 at 4:39am

Jose, hollow shaft in the engine and in to opposite sensor shaft allows threaded wires. COG adjustment possible - oval holes for the screws. All hidden inside.

Comment by Preston on April 21, 2015 at 7:05am

what is the price point going to be?

Comment by Chris Alford on April 21, 2015 at 8:26am

Beautiful Design! Were you able to use female molds or did you go for a bladder?

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